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Report: Police are increasingly asking Google for area-based user data to solve crimes

According to a new report from a Raleigh, N.C. television affiliate WRAL, Google might have quietly helped local detectives in their pursuit of two gunmen who committed separate crimes roughly one-a-half years apart. How? According to the story, Raleigh poli

Pirelli orders teams to raise rear tyre pressures for race

The unusual decision means tyre performance in the race could be a step into the unknown for the F1 teams. Warmer weather on Sunday also means that information gathered by the teams yesterday could have less relevance. Before a race weekend, Pirelli issues pr

Four finalists named for NASCAR's Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award

The eighth annual award, named in honor of the foundation’s late founder and chairwoman, honors NASCAR fans who are also accomplished volunteers working for children’s causes in their communities throughout the United States. The overall award winner wil

Nissan «very unhappy» about Toro Rosso's Albon bid

Nissan had signed 2018 Formula 2 title contender Albon, who races for e.dams' DAMS arm in the F1 support series, to a three-year FE contract in July, placing him alongside Sebastien Buemi for the 2018/19 season. But it emerged at the start of FE's pre-season

In Brown County, tourists find delayed fall foliage show

NASHVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Tourists visiting southern Indiana's rustic Brown County are finding that its typically vivid fall foliage still hasn't materialized. Recent unseasonable warmth has put Indiana's fall colors weeks behind schedule, with many trees still

National WW2 Museum gets $2M Holocaust education pledge

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A San Francisco foundation has promised the National World War II Museum $2 million to expand its Holocaust education. The Taube Foundation's pledge will pay for lectures, movie screenings, partnerships, research and personal accounts of th

Elon Musk trolls 'virgin' Fortnite players, game fights back - CNET

The billionaire businessman and the hit game had a brief but entertaining Twitter fight.

Persistent Systems reports 7% rise in net profit at Rs 880 mn in Q2

Total income of the company increased to Rs 8.58 million in the September quarter of 2018-19 as against Rs 7.94 billion in the year-ago period, it said in a regulatory filing

UK’s plastics recycling industry accused of widespread fraud & pollution

The Environment Agency (EA) is investigating suspected widespread abuse and fraud within Britain's plastics recycling industry. It will deal with complaints that firms and organized crime are abusing the system. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cincinnati Reds name David Bell their new manager, give him 3-year contract that includes team option for 2022

Cincinnati Reds name David Bell their new manager, give him 3-year contract that includes team option for 2022

David Bell hired as Cincinnati Reds manager

David Bell hired as manager of Cincinnati Reds, tasked with helping turn around a team that skidded to 67-95 record and last-place finish in NL Central

Republicans want to take away your Medicare, Social Security, and Medicaid

Mitch McConnell is disappointed: After instituting a $1.5 trillion tax cut and signing off on a $675 billion budget for the Department of Defense, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the only way to lower the record-high federal defici

Electric TCR series to launch in 2020

The concept and early car specifications were first revealed in March by WSC Technology, a subdivision in the WSC Group that originally developed TCR regulations, but few additional details have been released since. E TCR was formally launched on Sunday at

With rise in chemotherapy for pets, higher risks for veterinary staff

A 2016 federal survey shows veterinary services posted the second-highest rate of nonfatal job-related injuries

Biden says Trump has “shredded” American values

The former vice president is “all about himself” while Trump quoted a supporter who called Biden “Creepy Joe”

Futuristic organ-on-a-chip technology now seems more realistic than ever

Researchers have pioneered what may be the most accurate simulation of kidney function to-date

Khachanov beats Mannarino in 55 minutes to win Kremlin Cup

Karen Khachanov breezes past Adrian Mannarino 6-2, 6-2 to win his third career ATP title at the Kremlin Cup

Charles Wang, former New York Islanders owner, dies at 74

Charles Wang, the technology company founder who formerly owned the New York Islanders hockey team, has died

Reds name Cincinnati-native David Bell manager

Bell, 46, has agreed to a 3-year contract through the 2021 season, with a club option for 2022.

New program aims to welcome LGBT travelers to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A new program aims to welcome LGBT travelers to New Orleans. Under the new program by the New Orleans LGBT Hospitality Alliance, participating businesses will get an informational packet that includes a «welcome» sticker to disp

Extraterrestrial Life Could Be Purple

Earth's early life might have been purple, suggesting the search for extraterrestrial life should scan for the color.

Preview: Buccaneers focus on defensive turnaround against Mayfield-led Browns

The reeling Buccaneers, who've lost three straight and are allowing a league-high 34.6 points per game, look for a defensive turnaround vs. Cleveland.

Preview: Jaguars determined to iron out turnovers against Texans

The Jacksonville Jaguars are determined to take better care of the football this Sunday against the visiting Houston Texans.

Preview: Stopping Dolphins RB Frank Gore becomes Lions' focal point with Ryan Tannehill out

With Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill still out, Frank Gore has been garnering the attention of the Detroit Lions and their shaky run defense.

Director's friendship with superstar artist is shapes museum

BALTIMORE (AP) - Chris Bedford and Mark Bradford are used to having people tangle up their last names, which contain nearly all the same letters in roughly the same order. Bedford, the director of the Baltimore Museum of Art, can only claim his "e'' for his e

Early-bird pricing to Disrupt Berlin 2018 flies away in four days

Die uhr tickt, menschen — the clock is ticking, people. Early-bird pricing on passes to Disrupt Berlin 2018 migrates to parts unknown in just four days. If you want to join us at the Arena Berlin on 29-30 November — and save up to €500 in the process

Blood money

Some years ago an investor I met at a TechCrunch event invited me out for a coffee. This happens a lot; as a weekly columnist here I am deemed an official Media Influencer, and people in turn want to influence me, until they realize I’m just going to ig

Stop the handwringing and conjecture about the 'Latino vote,' and support groups doing GOTV

As the midterm elections draw closer and closer, major media outlets have turned once again to pontificating about and predicting the “Hispanic” or “Latino” vote, and comparing it to past white and black voter turnout demographics. This includes hand

Dovizioso tactics left Crutchlow 'swearing in his helmet'

Crutchlow spent the majority of the Motegi race grouped up with leader Dovizioso and Marc Marquez, even taking second place from the latter for a handful of laps. The trio established an early lead, but Valentino Rossi and Suzuki duo Andrea Iannone and Alex R

Honda gains leave Verstappen «very excited» for 2019

Although both Honda-powered Toro Rossos will start the United States Grand Prix from the back of the grid because of power unit penalties, a brilliant lap from Pierre Gasly in Q1 to finish seventh pointed to his engine’s growing potential. And with Verstapp

Best Spooky Comics for Halloween

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. We’re breaking out our favorite costumes, buying all the candy that we need to last us through the winter, and consuming the massive amounts of […] The post Best Spooky Comics for Halloween appeared

With members getting Trump-averse, the federal workers union targets midterms

Defending what Newt Gingrich blasted as “the job for life,” federal civil servants join the battle for the midterms

Trump celebrates assault of journalist during rally

It was a great shame on the GOP that they accepted Gianforte — now Trump is cheering for his crime

Svitolina defeats Kvitova to win first match at WTA Finals

Svitolina defeats Kvitova to win first match at WTA Finals

Chargers' Gordon (hamstring) out vs. Titans in London

Chargers' Gordon (hamstring) out vs. Titans in London

Wolff «can guarantee» Ocon will be in «good car» in 2020

The Frenchman appeared resigned to a year on the sidelines in 2019 despite having impressed at Force India, but could now end up partnering fellow Mercedes protege George Russell at Williams - should the Grove-based outfit find the necessary extra funding. Wo

Keegan-Michael Key and the most ridiculous 5G interview ever - CNET

Has the 5G hype gotten out of hand? Just wait until comedic actor Keegan-Michael Key weighs in.

These new kitchen gadgets will change how you cook, store and dispose of your food - CNET

We got a look at the latest in food tech at the 2018 Smart Kitchen Summit.

Volkswagen is building an EV factory near Shanghai, should Tesla be worried? - Roadshow

The new facility will be environmentally friendly and build vehicles on the all-electric MEB platform.

Egypt's Olympic body ratifies sanctions on Zamalek chief

CAIRO (AP) - The general assembly of the Egyptian Olympic Committee has ratified a two-year suspension of the chairman of one of Egypt's top soccer clubs. Comprising national sports federations, the assembly decided on Saturday to write to President Abdel-Fat
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